Incident Reports

Jumla students padlock school demanding teachers for math and science faculty


Karnali, Jumla, Chandannath

Students of grade 9 and 10 from Bhairab Secondary School in Dhupi Dhuska, Chandannath municipality-12 has indefinitely padlocked the school since April 26 demanding immediate recruitment of teachers. Students informed that they had resorted to the padlocking after the school management committee failed to recruit teachers for Maths and Science faculty even though the first terminal examination of the school was nearing.  
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Event Duration More than 1 day
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Issues related to the quality of public services (health, education etc.)and access to these services
Actor 1 - Number of people 50
Actor 1 - Affiliations Students
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Education sector/teachers (private and public)
Actor 2 - Youth na